Database Administration

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ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Assist Production Support in troubleshooting/configuring data related items.
  • Configures user access level.
  • Manages and manipulates database architecture during Software Development Lifecycle.
  • Monitors and maintains performance standards.
  • Assist developers with database programming.
  • Trains users and answers user questions about data.
  • Confers with co-workers to determine impact of database changes on other systems and staff cost for making changes to database.
  • Consult with other departments on data access and creation of data views for end user consumption. 
  • Work with development team to design and implement database components of projects through the SDLC in conformance with overall corporate data architecture and predefined standards.
  • Act as SQL liaison and guide for other enterprise groups in need of assistance.
  • Work with Quality Assurance team to assist with validation of database content in support of testing activities.
  • Investigate and suggest new industry development tools and/or database development software enhancements.
  • Assist with PCI regulation research and implementation controls concerning database security.
  • On call shift rotation support for database team daily tasks.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

SKILLS / KNOWLEDGE

  • Two to five years Experience with SQL Server.
  • Understanding of RBDMS principles, logical and physical database design, and data normalization.
  • Knowledgeable skills in Transact SQL, including development of stored procedures and triggers.
  • Familiarity with techniques for analyzing query execution plans and tuning queries and databases for optimal performance.
  • Experience creating and maintaining essential business data flow diagrams and ERD documentation.
  • One year experience in logical and physical database design. 
  • One to three years working on a daily basis with developers solving problems with Transact - SQL; stored procedure and trigger coding.
  • Ability to create Data Transformation Service packages.


EXPERIENCE / EDUCATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Business Management with an emphasis in MIS / IT or equivalent work experience.
  • Microsoft SQL Server or Oracle certification preferred.


Vegas.com offers competitive salary and a benefits package to include: medical, dental, vision, and a great PTO plan.

Our company is looking for the best of the best to help meet our highly aggressive business plans. The successful candidate will thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment. If this position piques your interest, please send your resume to jobs@vegas.com with “Database Administrator” in the subject line.

Vegas.com is an Equal Opportunity Employer